Latest News

Brian and Rosslyn Elliott's Play, "The Bell of Alameda":


Brian interviews composer, Dr. Warner Hutchison


Article on Brian's artwork, Series B. Written by Nancy Reimann.


Static Paper Article: Social Commentary: Spring 2012


Brian plays cello on LindsayJayne's song, My Apologies:


Article on Brian's and David Gatt's large artwork, Ordinary Time.


Brian is featured in the new video for the Pristina cover of a Siouxsie and the Banshees song, The Killing Jar.


Brian's article, Poets and the Clergy, appeared in The Penwood Review, Volume 14, Number 2, Fall 2010.

ISSN 192-5155.


Brian plays with Vagabond Prophet at the El Rey Theater.


Brian plays cello and guitar on the new Argyle Street

album, Danger Alley.



Brian plays with Fig at Solomon's Porch in Albuquerque, New Mexico.


Brian's poem, Blink, will be featured in the Spring

issue of the Penwood Review.

Recent Articles

The views and opinions expressed by Brian Nixon are his own, and do not reflect that of any organization or institution.


Eric Dolphy and God's Improvisation on a Problem


Jazz:  A Theology of Different Tones


Follow the Theologians:  Ride a Bike


Keith Urban, Robert Mirabal and Doyle Dykes


Jim Morrison, New Mexico and the Gothic Connection


Pursuing Freedom Through Education


Eric Metaxas and Deitrich Bonhoeffer


A Reflection of God:  Why Art Matters


Chicago:  A Protestant Pilgramage


Lessons in Spiritual Leadership: Abraham Lincoln


I've Seen the Future and It Looks Confusing


Coherence and The Christian Worldview


Billy the Kid on Boxing Day


Beauty in the Midst of Cancer:  The Adventure


Fray Angelico Chavez:  Santa Fe's Priest-Poet


eBay, Vernard Eller, and The Promise


Of Mountains and Men:  Author, John Nichols


Requiem For Abraham Lincoln


Meditation From a Car Trip


Cormac McCarthy The Biblicist


Georgia O'Keeffe and the Christian Faith


The Christ Virus:  Author, Dave Slade


Learning from Navajo Code Talkers


Did Jesus Exist:  Bart Ehrman Supports the Evidence


NT Wright and Vernard Eller Whistle a Similar Tune


Creativity and the Creator


NNSU's Contemporary Arts Festival


The Collective Arts Consortium


On Jackson Pollock's 100th Birthday


Even The Stones Will Shout


Discovering a Treasure: Composer, Warner Hutchison


Social Commentary and Satire: Injustice and The Artists Role


The Best Books Read of 2011


The Majority Protest Just Like Charles Ives


Christopher Hitchens: Life and Death


Archeological Evidence for Sodom


Always Be Ready Conference


Saint John's Bible and Contemplative Landscape


LindsayJayne:  Music, Life, and Thor


Died in the Wool:  David Sylvian


John Sayles: Writer and Director


Gathering of Nations: A Time to Cry, A Time to Celebrate


I Sat on Buddy Holly's Couch


Weddings, Weddings, Weddings: A Comparison of Three Royal Weddings


National Poetry Month:  Why Read Poetry


In Scarlet and Vile: The Echoing Green


The Best Chrstian Book of 2010


Old Angel: Lost Dogs on Route 66


Gayle Erwin and K.P Yohannan


Feel the Love: Love Song on Tour


The Not-So-Common Life of an Opera Singer


Touching the Future: New Life Symphony Orchestra


New Life Symphony Orchestra


Tim Rameriz: Advocate and Friend


The Monastery of St. Bernard of Sacramenia


Recommended Listening For 2010


Recommended Reading List for 2010


Manafon: David Sylvian Meets Himself


Andy Warhol: Life and Legends


Charles Ives: A 'Let-Out' Soul